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Art of the Ancient Americas Highlights

This collection comprises approximately 1,500 objects, crossing cultural boundaries from the Olmec to the Inca and spanning more than 3,000 years. Its strength lies in the art of the Maya and their predecessors and also includes strong representative holdings from Costa Rica, West Mexico, and the Andean regions.

Head of Xochipilli-Macuilxochitl, God of Pleasure, Games and Music
Female Figure with a Child
Finial with bird-helmeted figure
Portrait Vessel with a Stirrup Spout
Wool Pile Cap
Model of a Ballgame with Spectators
Head, originally from a Figure, reused as a Pendant
Female Captive
Female Ballplayer
Cacao Vessel with Floral Design
Ocarina in the Shape of a Kinkajou
Conch shell with incised designs